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Nashville Construction Law

Work With a Reputable Nashville Construction Law Firm

From day-to-day, the construction industry involves many moving parts which can often lead to a host of issues. These issues can become very complex and lead to legal disputes and financial challenges. You need a reputable and experienced team on your side to help you navigate the expected and unexpected challenges that will accompany working in the construction industry.

At Trent Cotney, P.A., we possess over 15 years of experience advocating for construction professionals in the area of construction law. We understand the intricacies and the potential pitfalls that construction professionals face daily, and we work diligently to stay abreast of changing laws, regulations, and new developments. We have real-world experience which allows us to provide clients with legal and practical counsel.

Our Nashville Construction law firm represents general contractors, subcontractors, material suppliers, and others in the construction industry with the following types of services:

Contract Review and Drafting

Entering a legally binding contract should not be taking lightly because they can have a great impact on the parties involved. To protect your business, rights, and minimize liability, a contract should be entered into with the counsel of a knowledgeable contract lawyer. Contract review and drafting is one of the most important services we offer our clients.

Resolving Claims

There is always a potential for a claim in construction, whether you are the one filing a claim or someone is filing a claim against you. Either way, you need an advocate with extensive knowledge of the claims process. Our legal experts can assist you with a range of claims involving defects, liens, defamation, retaliation, and more.

Dispute Resolution

For the most part, the potential for a dispute is always present in the construction industry. There is always a threat of nonpayment, change orders, scheduling delays, and various others that could derail a project. Our construction lawyers have substantial experience with dealing with all forms of dispute resolution, including mediation, arbitration, and litigation. We are available to represent you and provide strategic counsel for a positive outcome.

Protesting an Award

We have represented numerous clients in bid protests. We are skilled in assisting with the challenging of an awarded contract and also defending against protests against a winning bidder.

If you would like to speak with a Nashville construction lawyer, please contact us at 615.216.6370, or submit our contact request form.

Disclaimer: The information contained in this article is for general educational information only. This information does not constitute legal advice, is not intended to constitute legal advice, nor should it be relied upon as legal advice for your specific factual pattern or situation.

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